Jazz Studies Minor
Minor in Jazz Studies Audition Information
If you would like to declare a Minor in Jazz at the end of your 2nd year you will have to play a short audition. The audition includes:
All melody instruments: Performance of the melody and 2 choruses of improvisation on "Tenor Madness" by Sonny Rollins
Singers: Performance of the melody of "On the Sunny Side of the Street"
Pianists/Guitarists: Performance of the melody, 2 choruses of improvisation and 2 choruses of chordal accompaniment on "Tenor Madness" by Sonny Rollins
Bassists: Performance of the melody and 2 choruses of walking bass on "Tenor Madness" by Sonny Rollins
Drummers: Performance of 32 bars of medium swing.
No need to bring an accompanist. You will be accompanied by faculty.
2020 Auditions will be held in early September. To sign up for an audition and for questions please contact Florian Hoefner at email@example.com